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Steve Alten

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Biography:

Steve Alten is the NY Times and International best-selling author of fifteen novels, including the MEG series and the DOMAIN series, about the Mayan 2012 doomsday calendar. He is also founder and director of Adopt-an-Author, a secondary school reading program used by thousands of teachers in the U.S. His best-seller, MEG was made into a major motion picture by Warner Bros. (2018) starring Jason Statham.

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Plastic Surgery Trends / Nessie & UFOs

Dr. Tony Youn talked about new trends in plastic surgery. Followed by author Steve Alten on the Loch Ness monster and UFOs. More »

Working with Exorcists/ Megalodon Monster

Dr. Richard Gallagher discussed his work with exorcisms. Followed by Steve Alten on his MEG novel and forthcoming movie. More »

Sea Monsters/ Crop Circles

In the first half, Steve Alten, the author of fifteen novels, including the MEG series and the DOMAIN series about the Mayan 2012 doomsday calendar, discussed the Carcharodon Megalodon - the most fearsome creature to ever live. Researcher Patty Greer has visited more... More »

Anomalous Metal, UFOs, & Spiritual Interventions

Earthfiles investigative reporter, Linda Moulton Howe shared reports on a top secret lab presentation on a piece of metal that allegedly came from the Roswell UFO crash, a loud strange sound combined with UFO activity, and spiritual interactions that seem to help or save... More »

'Sharkman,' Nessie, & Lake Vostok/ Open Lines

In the first half of the program, author Steve Alten talked about his latest work, Sharkman, as well as his research into Nessie and the mysterious Lake Vostok of Antarctica. Open Lines followed. More »

UFOs & Kenneth Arnold

UFO researcher Paola Harris was joined by Kim Arnold, the daughter of Kenneth Arnold, the pilot who coined the phrase "flying saucer," after he witnessed a series of strange tailless craft flying in formation near Mt. Rainier on June 24, 1947. First hour guest, author... More »

Secret Door XII

On Thanksgiving night, George Noory opened the Secret Door to four different surprise guests: Prophecy expert John Hogue shared insights and predictions, Steve Alten discussed end-of-days scenarios. Relationship expert John Gray talked about health and supplements, and in the... More »

Mysterious Locations & Creatures

Author, researcher, and archaeologist David Hatcher Childress spoke about a variety of mysterious and sometimes ancient places and creatures. There is evidence of ancient visitors to the New World, who may have come here by boat as far back as 1,000 to 2,000 BC, he said. ... More »

Telepathy & Technology

Lecturer and author Dr. Nick Begich discussed the latest research on telepathy in the battlefield, where brain waves alone can give commands. First hour guest, author Steve Alten talked about his new novel, MEG: Hell's Aquarium, which deals with a devastating sea... More »

The Mayan Calendar & 2012

Best-selling author Steve Alten returned for a discussion on the Mayan Calendar's 2,000 year old prophecy which he explored in his novels Domain and Resurrection. More »

Lunacy Line & Bertha

During Open Lines, George set up a 'lunacy line' for callers who wanted to comment on the craziness they see around the world. More »

A Morgus Surprise

During Open Lines George offered a 'surprise' hotline and was himself surprised when New Orleans-based television personality Dr. Morgus instantly 'teleported' into the LA studio while they were chatting on the phone. The two fielded calls together, then later in the show... More »

Shipwrecks & Haunted Lighthouses

Documentarian and maritime historian Mark Gumbinger shared tales of American shipwrecks and haunted lighthouses. More »

The Truth About Nessie

Author Steve Alten shared his surprising research about the Loch Ness Monster, which indicates the creature is not similar to a plesiosaurus, but rather it's a huge predatory eel-like creature. More »

Cyborgs and Super Computers

Author Steve Alten spoke about technology issues, cyborgs, DNA, and super computers, as Barbara's guest on Sunday night. More »

Steve Alten

Terrorism. Acts of Oppression. The threat of nuclear war. What if one madman aboard a vessel could end these fears forever? "Goliath", the latest thriller penned by New York Times best-selling author Steve Alten, is about a victim of terrorism, Simon Covah, who steals the... More »

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